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The Kusile coal-fired plant under construction in 2010.

How Eskom is hobbling South Africa's Economy

Medupi power station in south Africa

Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd.'s Grootvlei Power Station As Blackout Risk Remain

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Eskom announces interim results in South Africa

Consumers can't afford any further increases in the cost of living and will be

File picture: Kim Ludbrook

A power company by South African state-owned Eskom, in Witbank, South Africa, on February 5, 2015 (AFP Photo/Marco Longari)

File picture: Nadine Hutton, Bloomberg. Johannesburg - Opposition from South Africa's state power utility Eskom ...

Eskom's financial crisis and the viability of coal-fired power in South Africa | Credible Carbon

An electricity pylon stands beyond an Eskom sign at the entrance to the Grootvlei power station. Photographer: Dean Hutton/Bloomberg

Eskom's current debt is R350-billion, and it needs to raise a further R150-billion over the next three to four years. This is almost certainly impossible, ...

Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd, the cash-strapped South African power utility, wants the government to take on about R100 billion ($7.2 billion) of its debt as part ...

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It's deja vu for South Africa as a chronic ...

Structure of the electricity supply industry in South Africa Source: National Electricity Regulator.

... hobbled South Africa's economy. Picture: EWN.

Opposition from Eskom Holdings and government infighting threatens to sabotage the world's fastest-growing green


Eskom capacity expansion in MW (bar) and electricity price in SA cents/kWh

Structure of the electricity supply industry in South Africa

758 A South African Airways aeroplane flies low as it is about to land at Boksburg airport on the East Rand. 181110. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu

South Africa's state-owned power utility Eskom has resumed electricity rationing for the first time in several years after workers went on strike for higher ...

Eskom logo on paper

An Eskom sign stands outside the headquarters for Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd., South Africa's

Renewable energy is reportedly much cheaper than Eskom's coal-powered plants. File picture: Nic Bothma. Johannesburg - The South African ...

Eskom capital expenditure and price trends in SA rands/cents Source: Econ, 2002

Power Outages Mar South Africa's Economic Expansion

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Workers are seen in front the construction site of Eskom's Medupi power station, a new

World Bank ups SA growth forecast but says slow growth hobbles economy | Fin24

ANALYSIS: Eskom's revolving door, endless scandals cloud SA's energy future | Fin24

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Power outages mar South Africa's economic expansion

DRDGOLD sends 60,000 tons of sludge through its machinery every day to extract traces of gold

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Julius Malema, leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), greets supporters at the launch of the party's local election manifesto in Soweto.


Article compiled by: White Nation correspondent Johannesburg November 29 2018

Eskom's new acting CEO Matshela Koko. (Pic: Suppli

South Africa will study the cost of power generation from various projects and expects to announce a decision on new renewable sources by 7 December, ...

Op-Ed: Radical economic transformation hobbled by intrusive & excessive regulation in insurance industry - CNBC Africa

Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma on Sunday acknowledged that the South African economy was “sick” as he launched the first unit of Eskom's new Medupi ...

South Africa's Eskom chairman could be ousted by board

INSIGHT-South Africa's Ramaphosa embarks on Eskom overhaul

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) has published Eskom's third multi-year determination (MYPD3) Regulatory Clearing Account (RCA) ...

Opposition from South Africa's state power utility Eskom Holdings and government infighting threatens to sabotage the world's fastest-growing green energy ...

The harsh realities about South Africa that the World Bank dare not speak

'Rogue' Eskom threatens renewables programme - TechCentral

South Africa's first nuclear energy plant, Koeberg.

South Africa's Huge Bet On Nuclear Energy

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Eskom's 9-point recovery plan.

Protesters during the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) march from Cape Town

In mid-2015, the government named Brian Molefe as Eskom's CEO, the sixth person to occupy the post within a decade. He'd headed the state pension fund ...

Fig. 2: Assumptions and calculation of achievable proceeds from auctions.

Eskom's flagship battery energy storage systems (BESS) project | Credible Carbon

Gordhan's top 10 quotes on load shedding and Eskom's 'double whammy' | Fin24

Fig. 1: Balance sheet as at 30 September 2018.

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South African finance minister Malusi Gigaba could have done better in his 2018 budget speech. Reuters/Mike Hutchings

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South Africa's state giants hobble economy

We won't need Eskom forever (or for long!) thanks to SA

It is possible that power difficulties can be expected for the next two years. Picture:SABC

Rand and the land: The key risks facing SA's economy in months to come

This Bio2Watt gas power plant feeds electricity into the Eskom grid

Zuma acolyte Mahlobo holds SA's energy future in his hands, nuclear on the table - BizNews.com

Eskom to close four power stations - Moneyweb Closer, Africa, Afro

South Africa's unemployment numbers reveal chronic joblessness. (EPA/Nic Bothma)

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